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Police confirm Galloway human remains are those of missing Emma Faulds

Emma Faulds Credit: Police Scotland

Police Scotland have confirmed this evening that human remains found in the Galloway Forest belong to missing youth worker Emma Faulds.

The 39-year-old from Kilmarnock was last seen in Ayrshire in April and the remains were found during a search yesterday.

A police spokesperson said:

Police Scotland can now confirm that the human remains which were discovered in the Galloway Forest area on Wednesday 12 June 2019, are that of Emma Faulds.

Emma's family have been made aware and specialist officers are continuing to provide support to her family.

– Police Scotland